Coaches of 24 national teams – Participants voted for Euro 2020 (officially Euro 2020), as well as 80 coaches for clubs that played in the group stage of the Champions League and Europa League, as well as journalists from each of the 55 member associations. .
The winner will be announced on 26 August during the draw for the LM Istanbul Group Stage – along with the UEFA Best Player and Champions League place winners (goalkeeper, defender, midfielder, striker).
In the final of the last edition of the Champions League, Chelsea beat Manchester City 1-0. On the other hand, Italy won the European Championship, after winning the final match on penalties over England.
On Thursday, UEFA announced the last three and the fourth to tenth places (in this case with the number of points). The famous Argentine Lionel Messi, the six-time Ballon d’Or winner, who recently moved from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain, finished fourth.
Fifth, directly behind Messi, is Lewandowski, the former UEFA poll winner.
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The Polish striker won in the 2019/20 edition with Bayern Munich in the Champions League, while the Bavarian team was eliminated last season from the quarter-finals, after the confrontation against Paris Saint-Germain (Lewandowski was injured at that time).
The famous Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo from Juventus Turin came in ninth place, and the great competitor Lewandowski in the German League came in tenth place – Norwegian striker Erling Haaland from Borussia Dortmund.
The last treble in the women’s category included only players from Barcelona – Spain’s Jennifer Hermoso, Alexia Putillas and Dutchman Lake Martins.
This year’s UEFA coach of the year for the 2020/21 season will be one of the three – Josep Guardiola (Manchester City), Thomas Tuchel (Chelsea) or Italy coach Roberto Mancini.
Final Three (winner announced August 26):
Kevin De Bruyne (Belgium and Manchester City), N’Golo Kante (France and Chelsea London) and Jorginho (Italy and Chelsea London).
4. Lionel Messi (Argentina, Barcelona / PSG) 148 points
5. Robert Lewandowski (Poland, Bayern Munich) 140
6 – Gianluigi Donnarumma (Wuchi, AC Milan / PSG) 49
7 – Kylian Mbappe (Franga, Paris Saint-Germain) 31
8. Raheem Sterling (Anglia, Manchester City) 18
9. Cristiano Ronaldo (Portuguese, Juventus Turin) 16
10 – Erling Haaland (Norwegian, Borussia Dortmund) 15
Author: jac / TG
Source: eurosport.pl, PAP
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